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Thirsty Whale

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) #11 of 43 Restaurants in Minocqua $$ - $$$ American, ,
453 Park, Minocqua, WI 54548
+1 715-356-7108
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
453 Park, Minocqua, WI 54548
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Reviewed 4 days ago

3 couples in town for a wedding and we had dinner here as soon as we got to Minocqua. Had a 30 minute wait, which is no big deal and expected. Sat out on the deck and was treated to the ski show. Service and...More

Thank Sean G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff and owner were outstanding in providing friendly and efficeint customer care. The atmophere is delight and the views of Lake Minocqua are beautiful.

Thank Terri H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was good and fast. The service was very friendly. And watching the boats and water was wonderful.

Thank mario0105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best chicken noodle soup. Fish sandwich was excellent as was the BLT. With the lovely setting and great weather...made for a perfect meal.

Thank Luvthelibrary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good burgers and fries. Friendly staff and good service. Good location in the town of Minocqua on the wast shore of the town.

Thank John Z
Reviewed February 20, 2017

quick and accurate service, always there with a cold beer. the chili was good, others liked the wisconsin burger. had a large game room for the kids to entertain themselves

Thank jerome o
Reviewed December 29, 2016

We had 13 in our party and they were very accommodating. Nice view of frozen lake. Food was very good, and we had a variety of the menu. Service was good and friendly. Looks like they just renovated.

Thank chimod19
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Located on the shore of Lake Minocqua. Friendly staff, nice menu, great food. Parking can be a problem during the summer.

Thank SageSammy
Reviewed October 26, 2016

We always make a point of stopping at the Thirsty Whale when in Minocqua. It's a fun bar, good food, and friendly staff.

Thank jdlakeshore
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to just go to hang out. It is right on the lake and in nice weather, you can sit outside. Service was friendly and good. The fish sandwiches were huge. There is a good selection of drinks.

Thank nj50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 453 Park, Minocqua, WI 54548
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Minocqua
  • Phone Number: +1 715-356-7108
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